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Picadillo de fruta resized Isthmian Fruit Picadillo -   This is not an easy dish to make but it is a great dish.  Rather than being difficult, it is time-consuming. It’s the kind of dish you make on a rainy or snowy day when you want a project...


baby-jesus La Candelaria (Candlemas Day) - When I was doing research for my book, “Food from my Heart,” I uncharacteristically made a trip to Oaxaca in the winter. On every visit to this magical place that is my spiritual home, my first stop is the Benito...

Zarela Martinez is one of America’s top culinary professionals and a 2013 inductee into the James Beard Foundation Who’s Who of Food and Beverage in America. Her achievements as a chef, restaurateur, cookbook author, food television host, and product developer and merchandiser place her as a pioneering woman in the world of the multiplatform food personality. More